Local News

Large Smoke Plume Over the Okanogan Coming From Wolverine Fire


Aug 01, 2015
The Wolverine fire was very active overnight and into this morning, growing to approximately 4,000 acres.  Late afternoon…





Emphasis Patrols Coming in June


May 15, 2013
Teens who choose to drink alcohol risk serious consequences that can affect their future, so the Omak Police Department with…

This is election filing week in Washington state

Okanogan Country Radio News


May 13, 2013
This is election filing week in Washington state. Candidates for local, state and federal office are required to declare their…

Omak Selects Superintendent

By NCBI


May 06, 2013
The Omak school board announced the selection of Erik Swanson for the position of superintendent beginning July 1, 2013.  …

Butler Hired by Three Rivers Hospital


May 05, 2013
Former PUD Commissioner Trish Butler has been hired by Three Rivers Hospital as the new Payroll and Accounts Payable Clerk. …

Wildlife Commission takes action to address wolf attacks on domestic animals


Apr 27, 2013
Fish and Wildlife Commission takes action to address wolf attacks on domestic animals The Washington Department of Fish and…